are underwater routers a thing?

Andy Ringsmuth andy at
Fri Mar 18 02:36:55 UTC 2022

> On Mar 17, 2022, at 9:26 PM, Jerry Cloe <jerry at> wrote:
> it look like it was completely at sea, but it would kind of make sense
> to leave them at sea if you could put a router there.
> First thing that comes to mind is power, how would you power them?

Undersea cables absolutely carry power along with the fiber. It is needed for inline amplifiers.


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